Ascension Day Cantata

Posted on Apr 15, 2015 in Happenings, Music | 0 comments

Ascension Day Cantata

Sunday May 10 at 5:00 pm will feature Johann Sebastian Bach’s thrilling Ascension Day Cantata No. 43 “Gott fähret auf mit Jauchzen” (God Goes Up with Jubilation).  Vocal soloists include Catherine Van der Salm, Laura Thoreson, Byron Wright, and Kevin Walsh.  They join with the St. James Bach Choir and Orchestra with three trumpets, two oboes, strings, and tympani.  Prelude music includes Telemann’s Three Trumpet Concerto and begins at 4:50 pm.  Invite friends and family to attend this final Bach Cantata Vesper of the 2014-15 season.  Freewill offering.

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